CCT: HOT Schools Summer Institute

HOT Schools Summer Institute

The Higher Order Thinking (HOT) Schools Summer Institute highlights the HOT APPROACH as a reliable keystone for employing instructional practice that cultivates critical, creative and innovative thinkers, inspires and motivates educators, and sparks the joy in teaching and learning.

The 21st Annual HOT Schools Summer Institute will be held July 14 18, 2014 at Wesleyan University, Middletown.  For everything you need to know about the Summer Institute and to register please go to:


Sample information from 2013 Summer Institute:

{2013 Hot School Performances Brochure}

Speakers and Presenters
{Hot Schools Summer Institute Speakers}

Themes from past years include:
Back to the Future...Still Leading the Way (2013)
Connecticut Still Revolutionary (2012)
Roots for Innovation (2011)
Leading the Way...Higher Order Thinking in a New Decade (2010)
ARTocracy: Leading Learning in a New Age (2009)
Visible Learning: Arts with Intention (2008)
The Art of Partnerships: Building and Sustaining Arts Organization and School Partnerships (2007)
Wisdom Begins in Wonder: The Art of Higher Order Thinking (2006)
"Ancora Imparo" I Am Still Learning (2005)
Freedom And Expression: The Vocabulary of the Arts (2004)
The Challenge of Change (2003)
The Teachable Moment (2002)
Exploring Science Through an Arts Integrated Approach to Learning (2001)
Ancient Voices, Future Visions: Exploring an Arts Integrated Approach to Learning (2000)
The Book: Explorations in Literacy and the Arts (1999)

For more information, contact Bonnie Koba at 860-256-2730
or via email at

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